Firearm and Gun Crimes have become a very hot topic in recent years. Consequently most Firearm and Gun Crimes are prosecuted vigorously in an attempt to skew public perception and to further the illusion that the Government is anti-gun and punishes such crime severely. Furthermore, you may find that Firearm and Gun Crimes are frequently added onto an indictment for the purposes of further prejudicing your case before a Judge or Jury
Ghanayem and Rayasam have dedicated a major portion of its practice to defending the rights of the responsible gun owner and providing premium legal counsel for those charged with any Gun Crimes.
Contrary to popular belief, owning a firearm or gun of any kind is not illegal in the State of Georgia, unless you are under a court order not to own one. Such court orders may arise from a felony conviction in the past, a protective order, and/or a status of as first offender probationer. There is no gun registration requirement in the State of Georgia, and a gun owner may keep their weapon in their home, office or vehicle without a concealed carry permit. Those who have a permit may carry a weapon in designated areas.
Ghanayem and Rayasam have defended many responsible firearm and gun owners who have mistakenly taken their gun into an area where it is not allowed. Many of our clients have had conceal carry permits and have forgotten their Firearm in a purse or briefcase, and were subsequently arrested while trying to enter a government building, airport or other such area where Firearms and Guns are forbidden. We at Ghanayem and Rayasam know that it may not have been your intent to unlawfully carry this weapon, and will fight hard to protect you.
Additionally, there are many avenues that are available for those who have been arrested because they are not allowed to possess a firearm or gun. Ghanayem and Rayasam have handled these types of cases with success. Ghanayem and Rayasam have the knowledge in ballistics to be able to rebut the testimony of nearly any expert the State can produce.
There are numerous reasons why law enforcement may arrest you for a Firearm or Gun Crime. Rest assured that we at Ghanayem and Rayasam have the knowledge and experience to refute the allegations against you. Ghanayem and Rayasam understand your rights when it comes to Firearm and Gun Crimes, and we want you to understand them as well. Please call Ghanayem and Rayasam at (404) 561-0202 for a free consultation to see how we can protect your rights and defend your life.